Superb benefits, with competitive salary with stipend to offset relocation costs.
Internal Number: 493749
The Associate Dean, Residential Commons, manages the Assistant Deans (Area Coordinators), Residential Directors and Resident Assistants assigned primarily to upper-class clusters and ensures Clustered Learning Advocacy and Support for Students (CLASS) is advanced within Rensselaer's residential clusters. The Associate Dean works collaboratively with the Class Deans in order to enhance the overall Rensselaer student experience. In addition, the Associate Dean ensures the development and implementation of programs, services, and collaborative efforts and ensures compliance with community living standards which includes the implementation of disciplinary actions as necessary.
(CLASS)- Clustered Learning, Advocacy, and Support for Students is a comprehensive approach to the student experience at Rensselaer. Through ongoing support, guidance, and co-curricular activities, CLASS connects students to a network of faculty, staff, and other students, ensuring that they are part of a strong community of learners. As students strive to become the leaders of tomorrow, CLASS helps them develop the intellectual agility, multicultural sophistication, and global awareness that will enable them to change the world.
Master's degree in student personnel, higher education administration, counseling or related area
Five (5) years of relevant experience in higher education administration, with three (3) years of working in student housing/residential life
Experience in program planning, budget development, and assessment
Applicants must meet stated minimum education and experience requirements.
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Designed to enrich and augment classroom and laboratory studies, the student life experience is a vital part of Rensselaer's undergraduate education. With more than 60 percent of undergraduates living on our 275-acre Troy, NY campus, Rensselaer offers a large and vital residential community. Rensselaer is home to more than 200 clubs and organizations, offering students opportunities to immerse themselves in activities outside the classroom.
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